The nation of origin of the artist/group other than the USA is listed in parenthesis.

Some of the videos listed here may have been removed from YouTube for various reasons. Since 12/2010, when I've become aware that the video has been removed, I've replaced that video with another one. Sometimes, if I can find it, that 'new' video is of the same artist performing the same song. Sometimes the replacement video is one from the same genre & sometimes it's not.

All music related performances remain the sole property of their respective copyright holders. No video clips are for sale, nor do they imply challenge to ownerships. They are intended strictly for entertainment, educational, and historical purposes, and fall under the "Fair Use" guideline.

#251 Video removed by YouTube

Sade - Your Love Is King (Great Britain)

Ella Fitzgerald - "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"

Gum Boot - Northampton -South African - Dance-Singers (South Africa)

Chris Garcia - "Chutney Bacchanal" (Trinidad & Tobago)

Bob Marley - "Buffalo Soldier" (Jamaica)

Cannonball Adderley Sextet - Yusef Lateef feature - 1963

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Night in Tunisia 1961

Sam Cooke - "Wonderful World"

Snow Miser/Heat Miser (Year Without A Santa Claus)

Blind Blake - "Diddie Wa Diddie"

Blind Boys Of Alabama - "Run On" (God Gonna Cut Them Down)

Yothu Yindi- "Tribal Voice" (Australia)

Yothu Yindi - Treaty (Australia)

No #265 video

Traditional Rwandan Dance (Rwanda)

Traditional Rwandan Dance ,Part 2 (Rwanda)

Hear My Cry O Lord from Maria and Eric's wedding video (traditional African clothing) (Great Britain)

Marvia Providence- "Hear My Cry O Lord" (Jamaica, Canada, Great Britain)

Elephant Man-"Too Bad Mind" (Jamaica)

Fix Me Jesus - Revelations by Alvin Ailey

Vusi Mahlasela: "Thula Mama" (South Africa)

John Coltrane w/ Wynton Kelly Trio

Miles Davis Quintet - 'Round Midnight (1967)

Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy & Junior Wells-"Hoochie Coochie Man" (1974)

African Music from Bafut Martin 1 - Shoe Knock (Cameroons)

Marcia Griffiths -"Electric Boogie" (Jamaica)

Movie "Breakin", Turbo dancing with the broom

Les ballets du Sénégal "Pangols" (Part 1) (Senegal)

Freestyle-"Don't Stop The Rock' (from the movie Breakin; Electro Rock vs TKO )

Sudan 2008 Second Line featuring Rebirth brass band

Super Sunday 2008 New Orleans Indians on Claiborne Ave

The Neville Brothers - Brother John/ Iko Iko (in Germany, 1995)

The Neville Brothers - "Amazing Grace / One Love" (in Germany, 1995)

Dennis Brown - "Promised Land" (live - 1984) (Jamaica)

Bob Marley - "Roots Rock Reggae"- "Rastaman Vibration" (Jamaica)

Dennis Brown & Cocoa Tea - Get Myself Together' Live (Jamaica)

Zulu Wedding Song & Dance (South Africa)

Amazigh music from Morocco (Morocco)

Morin Kur & Throat Singing (Mongolia)

May Day Morris Dancing 2007 (The Long Man Morrismen -"Young Collins") (Great Britian)

Mongolian national instrument- Horse Fiddle (Mongolia)

Folk Traditions - Obby Oss in Padstow (Great Britain)

No #294 video

Naturally 7 Live in Paris Subway (France)

Junkanoo 2007 Boxing Day Nassau Bahamas (Bahamas)

Royal Visit to Fiji and Tonga, 1953 (Fiji and Tonga) [Cultural Documentaries]

Blue Christmas from Year Without A Santa Claus

Hugh Masekela with Paul Simon & Ladysmith Black Mambazo South Africa)

Stevie Wonder - *You Can Feel It All Over" and "Sir Duke" (I Wish)

Saida Karoli-"Ntua Mayenje" (Tanzania)

Chubby Checker & Dee Dee Sharp "Slow Twist" 1962

Diblo Dibala-"Good Morning"(Paris Version) (Congo)

Soukous Stars Lokassa Ya Mbongo "Marie jose" (Congo)

Kanda Bongo Man, Malage, & Soukous Stars at S.O.B.'s, NYC! (Congo)

Edith Butler -"Allons Danser Colinda" (Come And Dance Colinda) (Canada)

Ike & Tina Turner -"Proud Mary": (also known as "Rolling On The River") (1971)

The Stajettes- Chicken Noodle Soup Dance

Mattie Garder, Mary Gardner, Jesse Lee Pratcher - Green Sally Up


Take 6 LIVE - Jazz Vibe (Introduction)

Joe South sings "Games People Play" (1968)

Soweto Gospel Choir-" Woza Meli Wami"

The 5th Dimension singing "Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In"

#315- video removed by YouTube

Paul Robeson - "Ol' Man River "

Adam McKnight, The Pointer Sisters, The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, & Choir - "Amen"

The Hollies-"He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother" (Great Britain)

Gene Chandler -"Duke of Earl "

Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - "Why Do Fools Fall In Love"

#321-no video

Fête Diola Cabrousse Casamance Sénégal (Senegal)

B.B. King, Tracy Chapman - "The Thrill Is Gone"

Junior Reid - One Blood (Jamaica)

"Ishq Kamlna" from the movie Shakti (India)

Take Six - "Mary"

Charioteers--"You Turned The Tables On Me"

The Mills Brothers-"Paper Doll"

The Ink Spots-"If I Didn't Care"

Drumline (movie) Battle

Cherokee Morning Song - Native American

Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram - "Somewhere Out There"

Carolina Chocolate Drops on Michigan TV station

Carolina Chocolate Drops: Acapella Gaelic Medley by Rhiannon

Alborada Peru-"Ananau" (Peru)

Lauryn Hill - "Doo Wop" ("That Thing")

Jill Scott- "A Long Walk"

Erykah Badu feat. Common - "Love Of My Life"

Duke Ellington's band featuring Juan Tizol-"Caravan"

Valaida Snow And Her Orchestra performing Ellington's "Caravan"

Oscar Peterson Trio- "C Jam Blues"

Sekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba at the Jools Holland 2007 (Mali)

Buena Vista Social Club - "Chan Chan" (Cuba)

Wayanay Inka "Pastoricita" (sicuri) (Bolivia)

José Feliciano - "Feliz Navidad"

Fijian Stick Dance (Fiji)

Moulton Morris Men: Sheperds Hey (Bampton) (Great Britain)

Chinewrde Clog Morris dancing Whitby Shindig (Great Britain)

10th Pacific Festival of Arts - Fiji 2 (Fiji)

Dancers from Fiji (at the Pacific Festival of Arts in American Samoa, 2008) (Fiji)

Oliver Mtukudzi-"Hear Me Lord" (Zimbabwe)

Zulu Dance in mainstreet St.Lucia, South Africa (South Africa)

Hula (Hawaian) Dance

Hora [Hebrew Folk Dances] Dances (including Hava Nagila) (Romania)

Israeli Dance Hava Nagila (Isreal)

Mills Brothers- "Hold That Tiger" (1931)

Laura festival 2009 (traditional dances) (Australia)

SBHS Pacific Slap Dancing Assembly 2009 (Samoa)

Samoan Slap Dance at Merrie Monarch Ho'ike 2009

#360-no video

West Side Story-Gym Mambo

West Side Story - "America"

Otis Redding - "Try A Little Tenderness"

Ruth Brown sings "Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean

Big Mama Thornton & Friends - Down Home Shakedown

Chaka Demus & Pliers - "Murder She Wrote" (Jamaica)

Carlos Santana-"Black Magic Woman"

Carlos Santana' "Oye Como Va"

James Cleveland -" I Don't Feel No Ways Tired" ( 1976 )

James Cleveland "Where is Your Faith" Metro Mass Choir COGIC

"Schuhplatteln" (Austrian traditional dance meeting African drums) (Austria)

#372 &#373-no videos

German Folk Dance - KREUZ KÖNIG (king of clubs) (Germany)

#375 & #-376 no videos

Aretha Franklin - "Natural Woman"

#378-video deleted by YouTube

Cyndi Lauper - "Girls Just Want To Have Fun"

Sister Sledge -"We Are Family"

James Brown-"Say It Loud"

Udyfrank -"God Bless Nigeria" (Nigeria)

Michael Jackson - "Billie Jean"

Mighty Sparrow-:"Dancing Shoes" (Trinidad & Tobago))

Bob Marley & the Wailers -"Stir It Up" (Live) 1979 (Jamaica)

Bob Marley - "Stir It Up" (Live OGWT 1973) (Jamaica)

The Marvelettes-"Please Mr. Postman"

Mary Wells-"My Guy"

Fontella Bass- "Rescue Me"

Dee Dee Sharp-"Mashed Potato Time" (1962)

Shirley Ellis-"The Clapping Song"

Shirley Ellis-"The Name Game"

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles-"Mickey's Monkey"

The Four Tops - "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)"

Jackie Wilson - "Baby Workout" on Shindig / Barack Obama-"Yes We Can"

Kev Carmody, John Butler and Paul Kelly-"From Little Things Big Things Grow" (Australia)

Valley Boys Junkanoo Nassau Boxing Day 1994 (Bahamas)

Warumpi Band - "My Island Home" (1988) (Australia)

Kirk Franklin, Jeremy Camp, Mary Mary et. al- "Are You Listening" (A Love Song for Haiti)

The Weather Girls- "Its Raining Men"

The McCain Girls-"It's Raining McCain"

The Public Service Administration-"John.He.Is". (a spoof on the Yes We Can video)

Irene Cara - "What A Feeling"

Irene Cara - "Fame" 1980 movie

Naturi Naughton- "Fame" 2009 movie

Michael Jackson & Diana Ross - "Ease On Down The Road" (live)

Jackson 5 singing "I'll Be There" with Diana Ross on TV

The Jackson 5 - "Rockin' Robin" (1972)

Etta James- "At Last"

Beyonce-"At Last"

Various artists-God Bless Africa (Nkosi Sikeleli Africa) (South Africa)

Josh Groban, African Children's Choir (on American Idol)- " You Raise Me Up"

Whitney Houston -"The Greatest Love Of All"

Anita Baker-"Sweet Love"

War - "Me And Baby Brother"

Thandiswa- "Nizalwa Ngobani" (South Africa)

Boney M -"Brown Girl In The Ring" (Jamaica/West Germany)

Coloured Stone -"Black Boy" (1984) (Australia)

Poi E - Patea Maori Club (New Zealand)

Meiway - "Adjalou" (The Ivory Coast ;Cote d'Ivoire)

Meiway-"Fia Nan Nian Mi" (Ivory Coast)

Son House -"I had the blues this morning"

Son House- "Preachin' Blues"

Son House -"Yonder Comes The Blues"

Son House - John the Revelator

Blind Willie Johnson ~Motherless Children Have A Hard Time

Mississippi John Hurt - You got to walk that lonesome valley

Lionel Richie - All Night Long

Kool &The Gang-"Celebration"

Cyndi Lauper - "Time After Time"

Nina Simone-"See Line Woman"

Nina Simone -"Ain't Got No...I've Got Life"

Ann Baker w/ Billy Eckstine 1946-"I Cried Over You"

Billie Holiday with Louis Armstrong - "The Blues Are Brewin'"

Bomba in Loiza, Puerto Rico #1 (Puerto Rico)

Bomba in Loiza, Puerto Rico #2 (Puerto Rico)

Las Hijas del Sol - "Ay Corazon" (Equatorial Guinea)

Piruchi Apo (Equitorial Guinea)

Piruchi Apo-"Remember Africa" (Equitorial Guinea)

Vick Fornah -"Cry Africa" (Sierra Leone)

Latin Fresh (Ricky G)-Que Sopa (Panama)

Bharatanatyam Bharatnatyam Indian dance (India)

Vaa Ji song from Sivaji DVD (India)

Wadaiko Yamato: Drummers of Japan (Japan)

Chinese traditional dance "Tao Yao" (China)

Arash, featuring Shaggy-"Donya" (Official Music Video) (Iran, Jamaica, USA)

Ismael Miranda & Abran Paso with the Orquesta Harlow (1972)-Our Latin Thing

Alvin Ailey Dance Company-"Oh Sinnerman" from "Revelations"

Shirley Bassey "This is My Life" (Great Britain)

Courtney Pine and Gary Wilmot - Old Man River (Great Britain)

Susaye Greene with Courtney Pine - "Children of the Ghetto" (Great Britain)

Benjamin Zephaniah-"Tam Lyn (retold)" (Great Britain)

#454, and #455-no videos

Aimee-"The Three Craws" (A Scottish Folk Song) (Great Britain)

Eric Bogle -"If Wishes Were Fishes" (Great Btitain/Australia)

#458- no video

The Drakensberg Boys'Choir -"My Bist" (My Love) (South Africa)

The Drakensberg Boys' Choir -"Kwangena thina Bo" (South Africa)

Sam Cooke -"You Send Me"

Thandiswa Mazwai - "Ibokwe" (South Africa)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo" - "Homeless" (South Africa)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo - "Lentombi" (South Africa)

Pierrette Adams & Alpha Blondy sing "Children of Paradise" Congo (Brazza)

Pierrette Adams - "Mama Africa" & Krump? Dancing- Congo (Brazza)

Madilu System - "Frere Edouard" (Congo)

Madilu Live in Paris with The OK Band-"Frere Edouard II" (Congo)

Aaron Kwok- Para Para Sakura" (Hong Kong)

ParaPara Queen -"Show Me Now (I Wanna Be a Star)" (Korea)

Gyaruru -"Boom Boom" [Para Para dance] (Japan)

African American Line Dance-Holiday Party Glen Burnie, Maryland

Soul Train Line Dance to Curtis Mayfield "Get Down"

Soul Stirrers - "I'm A Pilgrim"

Sam Cooke Tribute Gospel and R&B)

Sam Cooke-"A Change Is Gonna Come" (African American history slideshow)

Fela Kuti in performance-"Je'Nwi Temi (Don't Gag Me)" (1971) (Nigeria)

Fela Kuti in Concert 1 "Movement of the People" (Nigeria)

Sierra Noble-"Big John MacNeil"- Metis Fiddle Music (Canada)

DRUM! Show- Music of Nova Scotia (Canada)
Robert Mirabal & The Rare Tribal Mob- "Little Indian Girl"

African drummers-"Jambo" (Kenya)

Boban Markovic- "Zajdi, zajdi" (Serbia)

Boban Markovic-"Karavan Familia" (Serbia)

Music of the Maroons (South America)

Music of Central Asia and the Aga Khan Music Initiative (Central Asia)

Ghetto Games (Children's play activities in South Africa)

#488-no video

George Papavgeris-"Empty Handed" [Great Britain]

Lionel Hampton - "Flying Home" (1957)

Charlie Parker - "Summertime"

Luther Vandross & Gregory Hines - "There's Nothing Better Than Love"

Labi Siffre - "Something Inside So Strong" [Great Britain]

Baaba Maal – "Yela" (Senegal)

Eliseo Parra Garcia in concert (Spain)

Oliver Mtukudzi-"Ndakuvara" (Zimbabwe)

#497-no video

Dizzy Gillespie & Louis Armstrong - "Umbrella Man"

Ella Fitzgerald- "Lullaby Of Birdland"

Fadhili Williams-"Malaika" (Kenya)



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